The Huntington News

Global Resilience Institute seeks interdisciplinary resilience solutions

Global Resilience Institute seeks interdisciplinary resilience solutions

Nick Swindell, news correspondent

November 20, 2019

The work the GRI does is not only to find solutions on how to respond to disruptions, but also to build long-term resistance and preparation. 

Chicken Lou’s to close its doors in April after nearly 30 years

Chicken Lou’s to close its doors in April after nearly 30 years

Samuel Kim, news correspondent

November 19, 2019

Beloved sandwich shop Chicken Lou's announced Tuesday that they will be closing at the end of the academic year.

Northeastern asks judge to “reconsider” jury trial for Nahant land dispute

Northeastern asks judge to “reconsider” jury trial for Nahant land dispute

Isaac Stephens, deputy campus editor

November 18, 2019

The case will be tried by jury in Essex County Superior Court.

Northeastern to build second LightView-style residence hall at 840 Columbus Ave.

Northeastern to build second LightView-style residence hall at 840 Columbus Ave.

George Barker, deputy sports editor

November 16, 2019

Northeastern University and American Campus Communities Inc. are again collaborating on a major construction project on Columbus Avenue – this time aiming to construct a 26-story mixed use building at 840 Columbus Ave., replacing a surface level parking area that Northeastern owns. 

SGA hosts textbook exchange town hall

SGA hosts textbook exchange town hall

Jessica Silverman, news staff

November 14, 2019

The Student Government Association, or SGA, held a town hall Tuesday to discuss its new textbook exchange program and answer student questions about the initiative.

Active Minds starts petition to add emergency numbers to Husky Cards

Active Minds starts petition to add emergency numbers to Husky Cards

Jayden Khatib, news correspondent

November 13, 2019

Phone numbers would include the Northeastern University Police Department, the National Suicide Prevention Hotline and the Boston Area Rape Crisis Center.

NU administrators pressure SGA to water down anti-racism resolution

NU administrators pressure SGA to water down anti-racism resolution

Isaac Stephens and Grace Horne

November 13, 2019

SGA Senator Roller said Aoun would not release an explicit statement about the fascist materials found in Snell Library earlier this year.

Northeastern expands security research with Arlington, Va. campus

Northeastern expands security research with Arlington, Va. campus

Nick Hirano, news staff

November 10, 2019

Northeastern is launching a new research campus in Arlington, Virginia, a Washington, D.C. suburb home to the Pentagon and numerous federal agencies.

Homecoming organizers aim to connect students, alumni

Homecoming organizers aim to connect students, alumni

Taylor Driscoll, news staff

November 6, 2019

The upcoming Homecoming Headliner event features comedians Nick Kroll and John Mulaney.

Fourth- and fifth-years to gain access to alumni networking service

Fourth- and fifth-years to gain access to alumni networking service

Jessica Silverman, news staff

November 6, 2019

Northeastern Office of Alumni Relations grants fourth- and fifth-year students access to alumni networking service.

2019 Giving Day raises over $1 million, 39% of donors NU students

2019 Giving Day raises over $1 million, 39% of donors NU students

Deanna Schwartz, campus editor

November 6, 2019

Despite the debate among students that surrounded this year’s Giving Day, students made up 39 percent of donors, contributing $21,561 to 247 funds.

Willner-Giwerc steps down as SGA historian

Willner-Giwerc steps down as SGA historian

Isaac Stephens, deputy campus editor

November 1, 2019

Willner-Giwerc said he could no longer divide his time consistently between his employment, his courses and the SGA.